Haney Howell, a former college professor who worked as a CBS War correspondent during the Vietnam War, died Monday. Howell taught for nearly 30 years at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina.
Winthrop University has received more than $3 million in state contracts to support social behavior and health research. The Rock Hill, South Carolina university has since 2002 researched public opinion through the Winthrop Poll, in which callers collect data on social and behavior issues by surveying citizens.
Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina has received a record number of applications for the class of 2023. Leaders say a new logo, consistent message and unique academic offerings help attract new students.
Debra Boyd, Winthrop University’s provost and executive vice president for academic affairs is leaving her role at the Rock Hill, S.C. school, effective June 30, 2019. Winthrop faculty, staff and student representatives will lead a national search for the next provost.
A burst pipe that led to flooding and water damage at Winthrop University’s Courtyard residence has been fixed, but some rooms will remain uninhabitable for the majority of the rest of the spring semester.
Winthrop University President Dan Mahony gave his second State of the University address Thursday, Oct. 5, in Rock Hill, South Carolina. He discussed where the university stands as it works toward meeting goals outlined in the school’s 10-year plan.